Enterprise, AL has three allied health schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. The University of West Florida, the highest ranked school in this group with an allied health program, has a total student population of 11,143. It is the 2334th highest ranked school in the USA and the 108th highest in the state of Florida (#1 is University of Miami).
Allied Health students from Enterprise schools who go on to become allied health professionals, physicians, nurses, forensic nurses, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 271,710 people working as medical and health services managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $90,970. Also, Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists make on average $72,310 per year and there are about 98,330 of them employed in the US today.
Enterprise lies in Dale county, which is one of the 67 counties in Alabama. Overall, the Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area has 86,960 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.8% unemployment rate, $16.50/hr average worker wage, and a $34,320 average annual salary.
Of the 3 allied health schools with a 100-mile radius of Enterprise, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Columbus State University comes out as the most expensive ($8,971/yr) for allied health students, with The University of West Florida as the lowest, reported at only $7,970/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Enterprise|
|Fort Walton Beach||FL||-||1||18.8268||27||76.7 miles|
|Auburn University||AL||-||1||74.9047||131||91.7 miles|
|Phenix City||AL||-||1||9.50663||23||94.4 miles|